The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 18 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.69% 32.30% 39.29%
As % of the General category 17.95% 66.97% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Retail
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

General Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 109 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.71% 48.23% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 18
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Retail
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Stevenage region.

Retail Salary Trend in Stevenage

Retail
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Management
1 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) People Management
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Law
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) VPLS
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
1 3 (16.67%) MPLS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) VPLS
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Help Desk Manager
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Business Systems Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Call Centre Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Management
1 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
1 7 (38.89%) People Management
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) VMware